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Debra L. Martin

April 25, 1961 - March 13, 2019
Muskegon Heights, MI



Saturday, March 23, 2019
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
New Hope Baptist Church
560 Yuba St.
Muskegon, MI 49442


Saturday, March 23, 2019
11:00 AM EDT
New Hope Baptist Church
560 Yuba St.
Muskegon, MI 49442


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

To the Family


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Life Story / Obituary


Miss Debra Lynne Martin, age 57, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019. She was born in Muskegon, MI on April 25, 1961 to Delores Martin and graduated from Muskegon Catholic Central. Miss Martin had been employed as a LPN for Pine Rest Hospital in Grand Rapids until retiring in 2014. Debra would light up any room she entered and was a great cook. People loved her Carmel Cake, Sausage Gravy, Gumbo and Holiday Ham and she enjoyed having them in her home.


Son, Antonio Copeland of Muskegon; daughter, Rachelle (Bryant Thomas) Martin of Muskegon; brother, Marvin Martin of Grand Rapids; sister, Gladys Martin of Grand Rapids; nieces, Deloria Martin & LaVona Martin and several other nieces & nephews; good friends, Lena & Larry Cooper, Rena Sims, Darlene McAllister & Anita Villa. She was preceded in death by her mother and brother, Wilmer Martin.


Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior to the service at New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. D.W. Tolbert officiating. MEMORIAL: To the Family.